Who doesn’t like to save money? A penny saved is a penny earned and there are some quick and easy do-it-yourself tips that you can do around your home to help the savings add up.

1. Did you know a shorter dryer hose will make your dryer run more efficiently? You could save up to $25 a year by just trimming the dryer hose. Make sure to trim the hose length just long enough to pull the dryer a few feet out from the wall.

2. Keep the closet doors closed. Not only does it make your room look neater it will also keep you from heating or cooling more square footage. You could save up to $50 a year by just closing the closet doors.

3. Check the water heater and make sure it is set to 120 degrees.  You may have to wait a few minutes for the shower to heat up but you could also save up to $30 or more per year on gas, oil, electricity, or propane.

4. Replace all your light bulbs with energy-efficient halogen bulbs, rather than incandescents. Just by doing this you could save a whopping $20 per fixture on electricity over three years.

5. Chim chiminey, chim chim cher-ee! Get your chimney swept in the summer. Having your chimney done in the off-season will save you money by getting an off-season price. You could save approximately $50 per flue.

Just doing these simple tips can save you hundreds of dollars a year.

 

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18 Hill Street Foxboro, MA 02035

Date: 03/01/2015 Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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If you need room….this is the home for you. Welcome to this expansive Foxboro Colonial. This home boasts 4+ bedrooms, two full baths, an open eat in kitchen, formal dining room, living room and fabulous great room over the two car garage. It is set back on a private wooded corner lot. You’ll love all this home has to offer; direct access from the garage into an oversized mudroom, relax in the great room above the garage or enjoy a cup of tea in front of the fireplace of the large open kitchen. A full bath, formal dining room, and formal living room complete the first floor. The second floor offers a master bedroom with an open loft (use as an office or a sitting area), two nice size bedrooms, a full bath and a teen suite or au pair set up…two rooms together that are waiting for transformation (could become a wonderful master suite). Dry unfinished basement with laundry hook up and utility area. Showings begin at Open House Sunday, March 1st 12:00-2:00pm

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